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Nicole Courcel (21 October 1931 – 25 June 2016) was a French actress. She was popular through the 1950s and 1960s.[1] She was born in Saint-Cloud, western suburbs of Paris.

Nicole Courcel
Born
Nicole Marie-Anne Andrieu

(1931-10-21)21 October 1931
Died25 June 2016(2016-06-25) (aged 84)
Paris, France
OccupationActress
Years active1947–2004
ChildrenJulie Andrieu

She appeared in 43 movies between 1947 and 1979. After working as an extra in a few movies, she won a major role in Rendez-vous de juillet (1949), with Brigitte Auber. In 1970, she turned to television appearing in different television movies and miniseries, in which she continued to work until 2004.

Courcel is best known for her role in Serge Bourguignon's Sundays and Cybele (1962). She had notable parts in: La Marie du port (1950, opposite Jean Gabin), Sacha Guitry's Royal Affairs in Versailles (1954), and La Sorcière (1956, opposite Marina Vlady).[1]

Courcel died on 25 June 2016 in Paris, aged 84.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Erickson, Hal. "Nicole Courcel". All Movie Guide. Retrieved 23 June 2009.
  2. Mort de la comédienne de cinéma et de théâtre Nicole Courcel (French)

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